A Burgess Hill-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Burgess Hill are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Just a few of our English teachers in Burgess Hill

Mrs Lisa S

I am fully qualified teacher of Spanish and French with over 25 years’ experience in state and independent schools teaching from Primary and Prep through to GCSE French and A Level Spanish. I am also an experienced Primary Teacher offering support teaching within the Primary National Curriculum. I have tutored many private students of all ages and academic abilities, who have gone on to achieve outstanding results. I can provide ongoing and regular support to all abilities which helps to build confidence, improve skills in an encouraging way, and develop a love for languages. I can provide regular face to face lessons to support homeschooling as well as online lessons of high quality via a preferred platform (e.g. Zoom, Teams or Google Meet) and at any time of day to suit client availability.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, Spanish
Qualifications:
PGCE (Modern Foreign Languages) Anglia University (1994). RSA TEFL (Teacher of English as a Foreign Language) Certificate, St Giles' College (1993). BA (Hons) Spanish & Latin American Studies, University of Portsmouth (1992).

Miss Tamsin B

Qualified and experienced English teacher, with Head of Department experience, currently teaching at Dorothy Stringer High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. Offers support for reading, writing, literacy and 11+ Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Sussex University (2005). BA (Hons) English Literature, Sussex University (2003).

Mr Robert L

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, teaching English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; Drama up to GCSE. Experienced AQA and OCR Examiner and Moderator, and Examiner for Cambridge International. Currently studying IT & Computing at the Open University, with some Mathematics modules, so easily capable of tutoring Mathematics up to GCSE level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, London Metropolitan University (2010). BA (Hons) Acting, Conti Academy of Theatre Arts (2006).

Mrs Karen R

Qualified and experienced English and French Teacher, with experience teaching in Grammar and State School Sectors. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for GCSE resits and Functional Skills for adult learners. Also teaches French from Primary and Prep through to A level; providing language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, EFL or ESL, 11+, 13+, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA English (1993) CAPES (French Teaching Qualification), University of Toulouse, France (1989).

Ms Janet C

Qualified and experienced English tutor - until recently English specialist of the Learning Support team at Guildford College (building up extensive experience of additional needs). Known for being inspiring, cheerful, patient, and never giving up on any student (and also for preparing regular, top-quality resources). Now offering private English tuition, especially at secondary school age: English Language and Literature at Key Stage 3 and GCSE (across the major exam boards), support for GCSE English re-sits, study skills and revision strategies at KS3 and GCSE level, support at Further Education level and for adult learners (e.g. essay-writing), and Functional Skills English for 16+ students and adults.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
QTLS, Guildford College (2011). B.Ed. (Hons) Homerton College, University of Cambridge (1982).

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How are Burgess Hill schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Burgess Hill (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Burgess Hill primary school performance:

The Burgess Hill area has 17 primary schools (one of the top being Ditchling (St Margaret's) Church of England Primary School with 25% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ behaviour is exemplary. They are considerate, thoughtful and highly committed to learning. Respect for others underpins everyone’s experiences at this school.”

The Burgess Hill local authority has an average of 63% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 8% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Burgess Hill secondary school performance:

The Burgess Hill area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being St Paul's Catholic College with 56% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students join the school with just above average levels of attainment; when they leave, their GCSE results are exceptionally high. In 2007, 83% of the students achieved five or more GCSEs at grades A* to C. The proportion of students achieving five or more GCSEs at grades A* to C including English and mathematics, at 77%, wassignificantly above the national average. Results in Years 9 and 11 have consistently been exceptionally high for the last three years. A particular strength of the school is the achievement of students with LDD, but all groups of students make excellent progress.”

The Burgess Hill local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Burgess Hill Ofsted ratings:

65% of Burgess Hill schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 5 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website